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what do you guys think about gabapentin? my doctor just put me on it and I've never taken pain meds. my family has a history of addiction and I'm just nervous.

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    • 100Percent_K

      94d

      I love my gabapentin and many doctors use it due to the fact that it’s not addictive 😊

    • sorenachy

      94d

      It's not truly a controlled substance, it can make you sleepy though. I took it for many yrs for my fibro and it was great.

    • Chesbro99

      94d

      I love it. Not something I have ever had withdrawals from

    • 100Percent_K

      94d

      I love my gabapentin and many doctors use it due to the fact that it’s not addictive 😊

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Based on the experiences shared, some people find gabapentin helpful for managing chronic pain and anxiety. However, others have reported side effects such as drowsiness, paranoia, and even addiction. It's also mentioned that withdrawal symptoms can occur if you stop taking it abruptly. Some users suggest discussing any concerns with your doctor and closely monitoring your response to the medication.

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